After the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign, the Indian govt has come up with ‘Shaadi Shagun’ Scheme for young Muslim women. The govt has decided to provide Rs 51,000 to the Muslim girls who will complete their graduation before marriage.

The proposal was put forward by Maulana Azad Education Foundation which was later approved by the govt. Notably, parents of girls earning Rs 2 lakh per year cannot avail of the benefits of the scheme. 

    

‘Shaadi Shagun’ Scheme: Good News! Govt to give rs 51,000 to graduate Muslim girls. Check details

WHAT?

The Ministry of Minority Affairs under the govt. has decided to provide Rs 51,000 to the Muslim girls who will complete their graduation before marriage.

WHO?

The girls who have their parents earning Rs 2 lakh per year cannot avail of the benefits of the Shaadi Shagun Yojana. The plan of the whole scheme is available online on its web portal. 

WHY?

The main purpose behind this scheme is to motivate the parents to let their daughters pursue higher education.

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Modi Govt launched this Shaadi Shagun Yojana on 8th August 2017.

The benefits of the scheme can be availed by the ones who have already got the Begum Hazrat Mahal scholarship (BHMS) which is funded by Maulana Azad Education Foundation.

In the BHMS, the girls belong to communities such as Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains and Parsis.